HOST: Peter Sagal
OFFICIAL JUDGE AND SCOREKEEPER: Carl Kasell
NOT MY JOB GUEST: Actor Cary Elwes
This Week's Panelists:
Boston Globe writer Charlie Pierce.
Writer and journalist, Sue Ellicott
Humorist and author, Roy Blount, Jr.
Who's Carl This Time?
Swatting flies in D.C. this week; Plan B won't work if there's no Plan A; more bad news for harried parents.
» Music Cue: "Saturday Night On Saturn"
Artist: Les Baxter
Composer: Les Baxter
CD Title: Brain In A Box (Box Set)
Label: Rhino Entertainment
Opening Panel Round
A new administration-approved TV drama; the times definitely are a changing; are they stupid or were they just tricking the pollsters?
"Just like a white-wing Dove, sings a song sounds like she's singing... woo, baby, woo... said woo" -- Three stories about Fleetwood Mac songbird Stevie Nicks.
» Music Cue: "Edge of Seventeen"
Artist: Stevie Nicks
Composer: Stevie Nicks
CD Title: Bella Donna
Label: Atlantic Records
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Not My Job!
Actor Cary Elwes plays a game called "We're all just slaving away for the man!" -- Three questions about taxes.
Second Panel Round
To find the best surgeon, check the list of high scores.
» Music Cue: "Six Contrary Dances"
Artist: Peter Schickele
Composer: P.D.Q Bach
CD Title: Music For An Awful Lot Of Winds...
Label: Telarc Records
Who's Carl? (Second Round)
A long line for one pitch; the Nutmeg State goes bonkers; a petition drive is not good counter-programming.
» Music Cue: "Pick Yourself Up"
Artist: Fred Astaire
Composer: Jerome Kern
CD Title: Let's Face The Music and Dance
Label: ASV Ltd.
Listener Limerick Challenge
Texas' prettiest Republican; technology tells us that we don't need no stinkin' Daniel Barenboim; remembering the man who figured out the perfect pairing for "time."
» Music Cue: "Time: Clock Of The Heart"
Artist: Culture Club
CD Title: Best Of Culture Club
Label: Virgin Records
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